Koji Uehara

BOSTON, MA - AUGUST 23: Omar Infante #14 of the Kansas City Royals is tagged out at home by Ryan Hanigan #10 of the Boston Red Sox during the ninth inning at Fenway Park on August 23, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Royals won 8-6 after scoring four runs in the ninth inning and Jackie Bradley Jr.  #25 threw out Infante at the plate trying for an inside the park home run. (Photo by Rich Gagnon/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Ryan Hanigan;Omar Infante

Closer Tazawa gives up 4 in 9th; Red Sox fall 8-6 to KC

BOSTON (AP) _ Boston’s Junichi Tazawa found out the hard way that life as closer can have its lousy days. Tazawa gave up four runs and six hits in the ninth inning as the Kansas […]


DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 7:  Koji Uehara #19 of the Boston Red Sox is led off the field by trainer Brad Pearson, with manager John Farrell following, after taking a line drive off the right wrist from Ian Kinsler of the Detroit Tigers during the ninth inning at Comerica Park on August 7, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. The Red Sox defeated the Tigers 7-2. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Red Sox Closer Out For Season

Boston Red Sox closer Koji Uehara will miss the rest of the season with a broken right wrist.


DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 7:  Rusney Castillo #38 of the Boston Red Sox beats the tag from third baseman Nick Castellanos #9 of the Detroit Tigers to advance from second base on a fly-out by David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox during the first inning at Comerica Park on August 7, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. Third base umpire Scott Barry covers the base. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Red Sox Tame Tigers

DETROIT (AP) _ David Ortiz homered while Hanley Ramirez and Xander Bogaerts added two-run doubles to lead the Boston Red Sox to a 7-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night. Boston improved to […]


BOSTON, MA - JULY 31:  Brock Holt #26 of the Boston Red Sox scores a run against the Tampa Bay Rays during the fifth inning at Fenway Park on July 31, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Red Sox Win Battle Of East’s Least

By JIMMY GOLEN  AP Sports Writer   BOSTON (AP) _ The Red Sox held onto Mike Napoli at the trading deadline, and he responded a few hours later with a two-run homer off the top […]


<> during the second inning at Fenway Park on July 8, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts.

Sox On A Roll

By KEN POWTAK  Associated Press   BOSTON (AP) _ Rick Porcello held Miami to two runs in six innings to snap a career-worst, seven-game losing streak, David Ortiz hit a two-run homer and the surging […]


Jackie Bradley Jr. and Curt Casali  - Brian Blanco Getty Images Sport

Red Sox Squeeze Past Rays

By FRED GOODALL  AP Sports Writer     ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) _ Mookie Betts doubled to extend his career-best hitting streak to 13 games and scored on Brock Holt’s 10th-inning single to give the […]


Tampa Bay Rays v Boston Red Sox

Red Sox Skid Ends At 4

By JIMMY GOLEN   AP Sports Writer   BOSTON (AP) _ Mookie Betts homered to lead off the sixth inning _ the first hit off Rays starter Drew Smyly _ and added another in the eighth […]


Baltimore Orioles v Boston Red Sox

Red Sox Outlast Orioles

By HOWARD ULMAN   AP Sports Writer  BOSTON (AP) _ Xander Bogaerts blooped a winning single with one out in the ninth inning and the Boston Red Sox won a game that included a couple of […]


Washington Nationals v Boston Red Sox

Koji Saves The Night

By HOWARD ULMAN  AP Sports Writer    BOSTON (AP)_ Two errors by pitcher Blake Treinen allowed Boston to erase a seventh-inning deficit, and the Red Sox won 8-7 on Tuesday night as the Washington Nationals […]


Texas Rangers v Boston Red Sox

Uehara Remains With Red Sox

The Boston Red Sox have signed Koji Uehara for two more years, committing $18 million to the reliever who closed out the 2013 World Series but struggled along with the team this season.